NUMEROUS BREACHES DO NOT LEAD TO ACTION BEING STRUCK OUT: COURT OF APPEAL DECISION TODAY

In Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis -v- Abdulle [2015]EWCA Civ 1260 the Court of  Appeal upheld a first instance decision not to strike out a claim because of numerous (and serious) breaches of non-peremptory orders. “… the behaviour of…

INSURERS MUST PAY SOLICITORS: GAVIN EDMONDSON SOLICITORS ON APPEAL

In November last year I posted a copy of the decision at first instance in Gavin Edmondson Solicitors -v- Haven Insurance [2014] EWHC 3062.  In a judgment given today the Court of Appeal have allowed the claimant solicitors appeal and…